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Originally Posted by Fishie36
Hmm... well here goes

1) Power is expensive in my area and just my rig would likely cost in the range of $20 a month. My parents wouldn't be too happy with that and probably make me pay it out of my allowance.

2) It heats up my room causing 95+ degrees in the summer.

3) It has to be closed down to play games, and that would really irritate me.

4) My cpu would always run at full clock and voltage instead of idle clock and voltage (800Mhz @ .925V vs. 2000Mhz @ 1.5V)

5) I would rather make a contributation by donating rather than though my power bill, but I'm only 17 and can't do that either.

6) I don't think cancer is such a bad thing and if we did find a cure for it then we would all die of an overpopulated planet (not that it's not over populated enough as it is)

Yeah, that's all.
I wonder what you would think of cancer if you had terminal cancer?
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post #42 of 53
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Originally Posted by pauldovi
I wonder what you would think of cancer if you had terminal cancer?
Honestly I would take a more pratcial approach to it than a "cure" such as eating a healthy diet for one. Cancer wasn't a big deal until all us americans got lazy and started living on junk food. Don't get me wrong, cancer is bad, but I feel there are better ways to go about it than folding.
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metalkobra say its useless thats why hes dont fold http://www.overclock.net/867368-post14.html
    
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post #44 of 53
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Originally Posted by Fishie36
Honestly I would take a more pratcial approach to it than a "cure" such as eating a healthy diet for one. Cancer wasn't a big deal until all us americans got lazy and started living on junk food. Don't get me wrong, cancer is bad, but I feel there are better ways to go about it than folding.
I have yet to hear of a cancer that is caused by bad eating habits. Cancer is caused by the genetic mutation of a cell, which then starts to reproduce. It has nothing to do with your eating habits. :withstupi
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post #45 of 53
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Originally Posted by pauldovi
I have yet to hear of a cancer that is caused by bad eating habits. Cancer is caused by the genetic mutation of a cell, which then starts to reproduce. It has nothing to do with your eating habits. :withstupi

Thats correct, mostly people are just lazy or don't care, intell it happens to them
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post #46 of 53
Quote:
Originally Posted by pauldovi
I have yet to hear of a cancer that is caused by bad eating habits. Cancer is caused by the genetic mutation of a cell, which then starts to reproduce. It has nothing to do with your eating habits. :withstupi
your right. it is acutualy a stem cell that splits and mutates at a increased or abnormal rate. both of my parents and other family members have died from differant kinds of cancer so i have a wealth of cancer knolage and folding is the only way other then giving money that i can help.
    
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Alright, you asked, I told you, you didn't agree, let's move on
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post #48 of 53
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Originally Posted by metalkobra
lol...I sit on the sidelines because theres already 300 million people folding im sure...and if everyone wants to have something to look forward to in oh uhm 50,000 years, go for it.
Ever watch someone die and be helpless to help them? Try it sometimes and come back and tell me how it feels. Mabye someday these people folding will help to save your (insert adjective) life.
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post #49 of 53
I don't fold becasue this is the family comp, but once i get my laptop i plan on starting.
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post #50 of 53
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Originally Posted by busa
Ever watch someone die and be helpless to help them? Try it sometimes and come back and tell me how it feels. Mabye someday these people folding will help to save your (insert adjective) life.
exactly. to many times.
    
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